Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, and personal savings and investments are expected to play a role. Once you have estimated the amount of money you may need for retirement, a sound approach involves taking a close look at your potential retirement-income sources.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
What your life will look like after you leave work.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Imagine your ideal post-pandemic retirement with this animated video.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
What does your home really cost?